Category CCC

The LITFL Critical Care Compendium is a comprehensive collection of pages concisely covering the core topics and controversies of critical care.

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Unplanned extubation

Unplanned extubation of mechanically ventilated patients is relatively common ( 0·5% to 14·2% of ICU patients in most studies, higher in a few outliers)
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Video laryngoscopy

Video laryngoscopy: multiple types of video-assisted laryngoscope devices are available. Four step procedure (Mouth - Screen - Mouth - Screen):
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CCC Update 014

Here is the 14th update to the Critical Care Compendium, your LITFL guide to the core and not-so-core knowledge base required of a critical care physician.
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CCC Update 013

The latest update of major additions and revisions to the Critical Care Compendium. Topics featured include: driving pressure, PEA, sepsis definitions, sepsis biomarkers, procalcitonin, as well as open chest and delayed sternal closure.
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CCC Update 012

The 12th update to the Critical Care Compendium, with ECMO, cardiac arrest after cardiac surgery, gas embolism, apnoeic oxygenation, & more!
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CCC Update 011

Here is the eleventh update to the Critical Care Compendium, your LITFL guide to the core and not-so-core knowledge base required of a critical care physician.
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CCC Update 010

Checkout the latest round up of new entries and major revisions in LITFL's Critical Care Compendium. Enjoy!